For great-looking documents, spreadsheets, presentations and email, get Corel WordPerfect Office X5--Standard Edition, the essential office suite for home and business users. Enhanced compatibility lets you run on Windows 7 and easily open, edit and … see full wiki
Way back-in-the-day I used WordPerfect as it was the software used by lawyers offices and small publishers. Then somehow it dropped from my radar as the places I worked at fell into the MSWord rut and I did too. (Don't ask me about WangWord and Norsk-data!) Still memories of WP's strengths lingered in my mind so when I had the opportunity to try it again, I went for it. Now these days I'm a mom-of-all-trades so I no longer am a power-user, but I can tell you what my daughter … more
WordPerect X5 is an office suite consisting of WordPerfect X5 (Word Processor), Quattro Pro X5 (Spreadsheet), Presentations X5 (Mutimedia Presentation), and WordPerfect Lightning (Digital Notebook). This review will highlight some of the features of the WordPerfect Office Suite. WordPerfect ----------- - QuickCorrect QuickCorrect (called AutoCorrect in Word) is a pretty standard feature in word processors nowadays but … more
I felt like a kid in a candy store with this program, the massive library of fonts, clip art ( 8000!) and templates made me want to sit in front of my computer and play all day long. Whether is resumes or labels, or making spreadsheets of any kind, this program has everything, it's so cool and fun it makes me want to write books just so that I could use it every day. I also love how it's compatible with so many types of documents that I can't imagine have to open a file that cannot be accessed through … more
This is Corel's latest release of WordPerfect office applications, ready for Windows 7 and compatible with current Microsoft Office files. WordPerfect is a mainstay of the wordprocessing market - it's the 1st wordprocessing software I ever used, back in the pre-Windows MS-DOS days. Things have changed a lot since then and Microsoft Word/MS Office have dominated the market, in part due to MS having its software installed by most PC manufacturers. Since Corel, the graphics powerhouse, obtained WordPerfect … more
Let's start off with the bottom line: If you're using version X3 or below, you absolutely want to upgrade to X5. You'll gain some great new features. If you're using X4 there's no urgent reason to upgrade. Yes, X5 has some new and useful features, but the upgrade will yield more of a "that's nice" reaction rather than a "wow!" reaction. If you're using Word, Open Docs or something else, don't work in a law office or need to do … more
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